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2011-02-08 19:30:0008Feb2011

Portable Antiquities Scheme Highlights, including the Frome Hoard

Tuesday, February 8, 2011 - 19:30

A talk by Katie Hinds, Wiltshire Finds Liaison Officer. In April 2010 metal detectorist Dave Crisp discovered the largest hoard of Roman coins in a single pot, ever to be found in Britain.

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2014-02-01 00:00:00 to 2014-05-09 23:00:0001Feb2014

Pitt Rivers: Collecting Patterns

Saturday, February 1, 2014 to Saturday, May 10, 2014

Sue Johnson’s paintings tease the mind and the eye, drawing us towards new ways of seeing. Collecting Patterns

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2010-07-17 09:00:00 to 2010-07-17 15:00:0017Jul2010

Pilgrims and Pageants: Festival of British Archaeology

Saturday, July 17, 2010 -
10:00 to 16:00

The theme for this year is ‘Pilgrims and Pageants’. Join Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum as we celebrate the Museum's 150th anniversary during the annual Festival of British Archaeology.

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2016-07-22 23:00:0023Jul2016

Phil’s Dig

Saturday, July 23, 2016

New this year is a live dig led by well-known archaeologist, Dr Phil Harding, ‘Phil’s Dig’ is a special chance to see archaeology in action. 

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Volunteer at Salisbury Museum
2012-10-12 23:00:00 to 2013-01-29 00:00:0013Oct2012

Philip Hughes: Ancient Tracks - from Stonehenge to the Ridgeway

Saturday, October 13, 2012 to Tuesday, January 29, 2013

An exhibition of paintings and drawings that reflect one artist’s travels through the ancient sites of Wiltshire.

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2013-01-08 19:30:0008Jan2013

PATHH – Providing Access To Hampshire’s Heritage

Tuesday, January 8, 2013 - 19:30

A talk by Stephen Fisher, Hampshire and Wight Trust for Maritime Archaeology.  PATHH is a two year, HLF funded research project that makes use of historic maps to identify ‘lost’ rights of way aro

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2015-03-07 14:00:00 to 2015-03-07 16:00:0007Mar2015

Paper, Scissors, Stone! Paper Cutting Workshop with artist Vanessa Stone

Saturday, March 7, 2015 -
14:00 to 16:00

Come to this two hour adult workshop and see how Vanessa makes her work, hear her talk about what inspires her and let her teach you the main techniques of paper cutting.

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2010-01-09 13:00:00 to 2010-01-09 16:00:0009Jan2010

Pantomime Puppets

Saturday, January 9, 2010 -
13:00 to 16:00

Turn your favourite fairy tale characters into puppets and perform your own show with a shoe box theatre. Great activity for a group of friends.

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For Families
2009-03-11 18:30:0011Mar2009

Pallant House Gallery and its Collections

Wednesday, March 11, 2009 - 18:30

A talk by Stefan van Raay, Director of the Pallant House Gallery in Chichester. (Museum of the year in 2007, and the best collection of 20th century British Art outside the Tate Gallery).

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2016-09-10 10:00:00 to 2016-09-10 15:00:0010Sep2016

Paint Off!

Saturday, September 10, 2016 -
11:00 to 16:00

Plain Arts Salisbury and the Salisbury Museum welcome you to the 7th annual Paint Off, this year being based at the front of the museum. Painters of all ages and abilities welcome.

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For Families
2017-06-15 09:00:00 to 2017-06-15 16:00:0015Jun2017

Outing to Down Farm

Thursday, June 15, 2017 -
10:00 to 17:00

Led by Martin Green, spend the day enjoying art and archaeology in the landscape of Down Farm.

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2011-10-18 23:00:00 to 2012-01-14 00:00:0019Oct2011

Out of the Earth

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 to Saturday, January 14, 2012

Renowned potter Chris Carter and archaeologist Martin Green share their fascination with the prehistoric past of Cranborne Chase.

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2009-01-19 00:00:00 to 2009-03-29 00:00:0019Jan2009

Out of Egypt

Monday, January 19, 2009 to Sunday, March 29, 2009

A family friendly display which features genuine Ancient Egyptian artefacts mainly from the Winchester Museums Collection.

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2009-07-05 14:00:00 to 2009-08-30 14:00:0005Jul2009

Our Favourite Things!

Sunday, July 5, 2009 - 15:00 to Sunday, August 30, 2009 - 15:00

Every Sunday at 3pm in July and August 2009.
Join Museum staff on Sunday afternoons for a relaxing tour of the King's House.

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2010-10-20 17:30:0020Oct2010

Organised Chaos, a series of cock-ups in Royal and Military events

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 - 18:30

A lecture by Sir Michael Parker KCVO CBE.

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2013-02-12 19:30:0012Feb2013

Operation Nightingale: Archaeology for Recovering Soldiers

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 19:30

A talk by Richard Osgood, Defence Infrastructure Organisation.

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2012-07-31 09:00:00 to 2012-07-31 14:30:0031Jul2012

Olympic Discovery Day

Tuesday, July 31, 2012 -
10:00 to 15:30

Summer Discovery Day. A family fun day of Olympic-themed arts and crafts with sessions led by local artists Susan Francis and Clare Proctor.

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For Families
2014-12-09 19:30:0009Dec2014

Old Sarum: Reconstructing a lost Wiltshire Masterpiece

Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 19:30

The Cathedral at Old Sarum ceased to be a place of worship almost 800 years ago and the building today is simply a series of marks in the ground. But hundreds of fragments in the museum store and in English Heritage’s stone store suggest that by the mid 12th century the cathedral was a magnificent tribute to its powerful patron Bishop Roger of Salisbury.

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2015-10-27 10:00:00 to 2015-10-27 16:00:0027Oct2015

October Discovery Day: The Big Draw

Tuesday, October 27, 2015 -
10:00 to 16:00

Drop-in art workshops 10am – 12.30pm and 1.30pm – 4pm

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For Families
2010-03-31 12:00:00 to 2010-05-19 14:00:0031Mar2010

Object Expressions: Adult Art Course at Salisbury Museum

Wednesday, March 31, 2010 - 13:00 to Wednesday, May 19, 2010 - 15:00

This course is designed to give an introduction to some of the different visual arts mediums, starting with drawing with graphite through to oil paints.

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